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ChBA Channel Islands Conference 2016 - Jersey practitioner booking

Please use this webpage to book your place at the Chancery Bar Association Channel Islands Conference (Jersey)
When 3 November 2016
from 02:00 PM to 08:00 PM
CPD accreditation
3.00 hours
Where The Royal Yacht Hotel, Jersey
Contact Name
Contact Phone 07791 398254
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Chancery Bar Association Channel Islands Conference 2016

The Royal Yacht Hotel, St Helier, Jersey – Thursday, 3rd November 2016

2.00-2.30pmRegistration & coffee

Trustees and their obligations to disclose

  • Disclosure to beneficiaries
  • Advice to the Trustees: when it is privileged
  • The incoming trustee

Penelope Reed QC

5 Stone Buildings

Current cross border insolvency and restructuring issues

  • The risks/liabilities of directors of entities incorporated in Jersey and Guernsey in onshore countries;
  • The implications of the Ablyazov case;
  • Law and practice in Channel Islands and the implications for contentious cross-border insolvency cases: including offshore recognition of officeholders and Section 426 of the Insolvency Act 1986.

Eleanor Temple

Kings Chambers

Developments in the law of Corporate Attribution

  • In what circumstances will the acts and state of mind of company executives/ agents be attributed to it?
  • Jurisprudential impact of Moulin Global Eyecare Trading Limited (2014 HKCFAR 218) and Supreme Court decision in Bilta UK Ltd v Jetivia SA 2015 2WLR 11

Martha Maher

St John’s Chambers, Bristol
4.00-4.30pmAfternoon tea

Treatment of Foreign Domiciliaries under the UK Tax Code

  • Changes to the UK taxation of foreign domiciliaries from April 2017
  • The new inheritance tax charge on enveloped properties from April 2017
  • Impact of the new rules on trustees and individuals
  • What to do now?

Amanda Hardy QC


Oliver Marre

Old Square Tax Chambers

Voyaging through uncertain waters

  • In volatile markets questions arise as to:
    • the direct rights of investors
    • the duties of investment managers
    • the active management and supervision duties of trustees
    • With recent Channel Islands decisions (Barclays Wealth Trustees (Jersey) and Tranquillity Holdings (Guernsey)), where are we now and where might we be going?‎

Catherine Newman QC

Maitland Chambers


Alex Hall Taylor

Four New Square


Benjamin Wood

Four New Square
6.00-8.00pm Champagne and canape reception